Home Security Competitor Comparison

Protect America Platinum Package Competitor Comparison

Features protect america ADT Broadview
Upfront Cost FREE $939 $649
Average Monthly Price for Monitoring As low as $29.99 varies by package $40.99 a Month $37.99 a month
Contract Length 36 Months 36 Months 36 Months
What Warranty Includes
Protect America offers its clients a full lifetime warranty, which covers the home monitoring security system equipment for as long as you are a customer- no catches, no unexpected monthly fees, no problem. This warranty is simply included and comes at no extra change. Also, in case of defective parts, Protect America will ship any of the new home security monitoring equipment to you- free of charge! This way, your house is always protected, all at a low price. ADT only offers an Extended Limited Warranty. The Extended Limited Warranty only protects clients against the cost of unexpected service calls on home security system. However, many warranty exclusions apply, and the warranty excludes services not performed during normal working hours, accidental damage, Acts of God, and many other events. ADT only offers an Extended Limited Warranty. The Extended Limited Warranty only protects clients against the cost of unexpected service calls on home security system. However, many warranty exclusions apply, and the warranty excludes services not performed during normal working hours, accidental damage, Acts of God, and many other events.
Type of Connection Wireless Wireless and Hardwire Hardwire
Other Guarantees
Protect American offers a Low Price guarantee for the current Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum packages. Protect America prides itself on having the lowest price available online for GE wireless home security systems. In fact, if you find a comparable system for lower price, Protect America will match the amount. ADT offers three guarantees including a Money Back Service Guarantee, the Theft Protection Guarantee, and a Mover#&39;s Security Guarantee. However, many of these guarantees have a lot of fine print and are only applicable in certain situations. No explicit guarantees, but does have several awards.
Awards
  • Consumer Digest
    Best Buy
  • Best Home
    Security System -
  • 5-Star Rating from
    Top Consumer
    Reviews
    2008, 2009, 2010
Consumer Digest Best Buy Consumer Digest Best Buy
Packages

Copper:
$29.99/month

  • 3 Door Sensors
  • 1 Motions Detector
  • GE Control Panel
  • Internal Siren and
    Door Chime
  • Battery Backup
  • One Button Arming
  • 3 Window Decals
  • 1 Yard Sign


Bronze:
$34.95/month

  • 3 Door Sensors
  • 4 Window Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • GE Control Panel
  • Internal Siren and
    Door Chime
  • Battery Backup
  • One Button Arming
  • 3 Window Decals
  • 1 Yard Sign




Silver:
$36.95/month

  • 3 Door Sensors
  • GE Panel
  • Internal Siren and
    Door Chime
  • Battery Backup
  • One Buttons Arming
  • 3 Window Decals
  • 1 Yard Sign




Gold:
$39.95/month

  • 3 Door Sensors
  • 9 Window Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detectors
  • GE Control Panel
  • Internal Siren and
    Door Chime
  • Battery Backup
  • One Button Arming
  • 3 Window Decals
  • 1 Yard Sign



Platinum: $41.95/month

  • 3 Door Sensors
  • 12 Window Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • GE Control Panel
  • Internal Siren and
    Door Chime
  • Battery Backup
  • One Button Arming
  • 3 Window Decals
  • 1 Yard Sign

Safewatch Quickconnect:
$42.99/month

  • $299 installation
  • 1 Control Panel
  • 2 Wireless
    Door/Window Sensors
  • 1 PIR Motion Detector
  • 1 Wireless Keychain
    Remote
  • 1 24 Hour Battery
  • 1 Window Decal
  • 1 Yard Sign


Safewatch Pro RF:
$35.99/month

  • $499 installation
  • 1 Control Panel
  • 1 Touchpad
  • 2 Door Sensors
  • 2 Window Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • 1 Quick Key Remote
  • 1 Indoor Sounder
  • 1 24 Hour Battery
  • 1 Window Decal
  • 1 Yard Sign


Essentials Plus:

  • $349 installation
  • 1 Control Panel
  • 1 Touchpad
  • 2 Door Sensors
  • 2 Window Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • 1 Indoor Sounder
  • 1 24 Hour Battery
  • 1 Window Decal
  • 1 Yard Sign


Critical Conditions:
$38.99/month

  • $399 installation
  • 1 Control Panel
  • 1 Touchpad
  • 1 Smoke Detector
  • 1 Flood, Temperature
    or Carbon Monoxide
    Detector
  • 2 Window Sensors
  • 2 Door Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • 1 Indoor Sounder
  • 1 Window Decal
  • 1 Yard Decal
  • 1 Transformer &
    Battery Backup


The Family Package:
$46.99/month

  • $549 installation
  • 1 Control Panel
  • 1 Touchpad
  • 1 CellGuard Unit
  • 1 Flood, Temperature
    or Carbon Monoxide
    Detector
  • 2 Window Sensors
  • 2 Door Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • 1 Sounder
  • 1 Window Decal
  • 1 Yard Sign
  • 1 Battery Backup

The Standard Home Security System

  • $99 Installation
  • 2 Window Sensors
  • 2 Door Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • 1 Interior Siren
  • 1 Master Control Panel
  • 1 Widow Decal
  • 1 Yard Sign


The Premium Security System

  • $199 Installation
  • 1 Premium Keypad
  • 2 Window Sensors
  • 2 Door Sensors
  • 1 Motion Detector
  • 1 Interior Siren
  • 1 Master Control
    Panel
  • 1 Window Decal
  • 1 Yard Sign